Window Panel

1883 (made)
Not currently on display at the V&A

Place Of Origin

Carved stucco panel. Deeply incised with an elaborate strapwork design. Geometric shapes, created by the interstices of the strapwork, are filled with arabesque, floral or star designs. The deep incisions are carved at a downwards angle.


object details
Category
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
carved stucco
Brief Description
Deeply carved stucco panel with geometric strapwork pattern.
Physical Description
Carved stucco panel. Deeply incised with an elaborate strapwork design. Geometric shapes, created by the interstices of the strapwork, are filled with arabesque, floral or star designs. The deep incisions are carved at a downwards angle.
Dimensions
  • In wood frame and with glazing weight: 32kg
  • Height: 95.5cm
  • Width: 61cm
  • Depth: 5cm
Gallery Label
Window. Perforated stucco, filled in with coloured glass, Tunisian. 1883. H. 2 ft. 10 in., W. 18.5 in. Bought (Amsterdam Exhibition, 1883), 2l. 1279-1883. [probably the original 19th-century label, framed with the object]
Production
Made for the Amsterdam Exhibition of 1883
Collection
Accession Number
1279-1883

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record createdApril 5, 2002
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